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Kingston Fire & Rescue offers Halloween safety reminders

October 26, 2016 - Kingston Fire & Rescue offers these tips to make sure you have a safe and fire-free Halloween on Monday. Halloween Safety Tips: Costumes should be fire...

#WasteNotYGK: Take advantage of Giveaway Day this Saturday

October 18, 2016 - This Saturday is Giveaway Day – that's the day you are invited to put out reusable items you no longer want for your neighbours who might like them. Have something...

More topics of interest sought following success of Zoning 101

October 13, 2016 - Following the success of yesterday's Zoning 101 classes, City of Kingston planning officials are seeking suggestions for topics for other one-time classes the community...

Kingston Hydro continues to perform strongly against provincial targets

October 03, 2016 - Kingston Hydro's 2015 performance has, again, received high scores from the Ontario Energy Board (OEB) – the third year the energy regulator has issued a scorecard. ...

City and Utilities Kingston schedules affected by Thanksgiving holiday

October 03, 2016 – The Thanksgiving holiday on Monday, Oct. 10 will create some schedule changes to municipal and utility services: Garbage, Green Bin and Recycling: No collection...

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